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Each week, our hosts deliver the message of what's right and what's fair in a fiery, straight-forward way that cannot be ignored. They pledge to expose corporate America and follow the money trails wherever they lead, including (and especially) the Oval Office.

Each week, our hosts deliver the message of what's right and what's fair in a fiery, straight-forward way that cannot be ignored. They pledge to expose corporate America and follow the money trails wherever they lead, including (and especially) the Oval Office.
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Pensacola, FL

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Each week, our hosts deliver the message of what's right and what's fair in a fiery, straight-forward way that cannot be ignored. They pledge to expose corporate America and follow the money trails wherever they lead, including (and especially) the Oval Office.

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English

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Ring of Fire P.O. Box 12308 Pensacola, FL 32591 866-389-3473


Episodes

Episode 462: State of Denial: Can We Stop White Nationalism?

11/16/2018
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Journalist, Janet Reitman, will be here to discuss how law enforcement failed to see the threat of white nationalism and now it may be too late. As always, Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to recap all the news that matters most this week.

Duration:00:41:29

Episode 461: Blue Wave? We'll Discuss; It's Time Small-Business Started Colluding

11/9/2018
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This is a very special post midterm edition and helping me rundown elections and some of the more important ballot initiatives around the country is our very own Heather “Digby” Parton. And The Washington Monthly’s, Phillip Longman, will make his case for small-business collusion in a time where anti-monopoly laws have turned against mom and pop businesses.

Duration:00:42:28

Episode 460: The Rhetoric Behind The Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting; How We Can Have Healthcare for All!

11/2/2018
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Doctor Abdul El-Sayed, will join us to make his case for Medicare-for-All. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to the biggest news stories of the week.

Duration:00:41:43

Episode 459: Pipe Bombs and Caravans; Right-Wing Judicial Bootcamps

10/26/2018
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Investigative Journalist, David Dayen, brings us another amazing story of a training academy set up to indoctrinate the minds of law clerks in order to push the courts to the right. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to the biggest news stories of the week.

Duration:00:42:13

Episode 458: Violent Alt-Right Group "The Proud Boys" Explained

10/19/2018
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Angelo Carusone, from Media Matters, will tell us about a group of men who describe themselves as Western Chauvinists, called the Proud Boys. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to the biggest news stories of the week.

Duration:00:41:05

Episode 457: SCOTUS Strategies to Counter Kavanaugh

10/12/2018
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Dahlia Lithwick, from Slate, will be here to explain why it’s up to the other eight justices to save us from Justice Kavanaugh. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to the biggest news stories of the week.

Duration:00:41:56

Episode 456: ROF's Greatest Interviews- Full Show

10/5/2018
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Today on Ring of Fire, we’ll be revisiting some of the very best interviews from more than a decade of being on the air. We’ll hear from Howard Zinn, Chalmers Johnson, Daniel Ellsberg, and several other newsmakers and brilliant progressive minds.

Duration:01:57:09

Episode 455: The Rise of the Reactionary Right; Kavanaugh Analysis

9/28/2018
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Ezra Klein, co-founder of Vox, will explain the rise of YouTube’s reactionary right. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to discuss this week’s events surrounding Brett Kavanaugh.

Duration:00:42:15

Episode 454: Trump Has A Problem: Kavanaugh's Past

9/21/2018
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The Intercept’s Ryan Grim joins us to discuss a recent letter sent to two Democrats on the Senate Judiciary committee, claiming federal court employees are willing to speak out against SCOTUS Nominee, Brett Kavanaugh. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to discuss the big news stories of the week.

Duration:00:40:13

Episode 453: Outlook of the Supreme Court...Not So Good

9/14/2018
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Today on the show Adam Serwer, from The Atlantic, will explain why The Supreme Court is heading back to the 19th Century. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to breakdown all the big news stories from this busy week.

Duration:00:42:11

Episode 452: Setting up a Social Wealth Fund for America Explained

9/7/2018
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Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to breakdown all the big news stories from this busy week. And Matt Bruenig, from The People’s Policy Project, will be to explain what a Social Wealth Fund for America might look like.

Duration:00:40:23

Episode 451: Trump's reaction to Senator McCain's Death Pathetic

8/31/2018
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Ring of Fire YouTube Host, Farron Cousins, is filling in this Labor Day weekend for Sam Seder.

Duration:00:40:54

Episode 450: Trump's Tide-pool of Corruption; US Senator's History of Helping Big Banks

8/24/2018
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Today on the show Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to discuss arguably, President Trump’s worst week. And David Dayen, will join us to uncover the story of Tom Carper, the U.S. Senator from Deleware, and his 40 year history of helping big banks.

Duration:00:40:39

Episode 449: Why Republicans Should Be Worried About the Midterms; Free Candidate Training for a New Wave of Dems

8/17/2018
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Today on the show Kelly Dietrich, from the National Democratic Training Committee, will join us to explain how we turn the activism we see on the ground into actual democratic victories. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to breakdown all the headlines from the week.

Duration:00:40:37

Episode 448: Netroots Nation Coverage 2018 (Full Show)

8/10/2018
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We are back from Netroots Nation 2018 held in the Crescent City of New Orleans Louisiana! Today on the show, New York Attorney General Candidate, Zephyr Teachout on using the office as a tool to stop anti-trust and corruption. Shaunna Thomas from Ultraviolet on creating a cost for sexism in the work place. Sayu Bhojwani, from New American Leaders, on the importance of electing 1st and 2nd generation immigrants into government. Stephen Miles, Director of Win Without War, will discuss the...

Duration:02:02:34

Episode 447: Special Teacher Union Edition (full podcast)

8/3/2018
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Welcome to Ring of Fire Radio, I’m Sam Seder. This is a special edition of the podcast, while we travel to New Orleans for this year’s Netroots Nation. We will be bringing you special interviews from the conference on next weeks show. Today you’ll hear interviews from my recent trip to the American Federation of Teacher’s Conference held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where I sat down with national and local union leaders to speak about the state of teacher unions due to recent rulings by the...

Duration:01:18:26

Episode 446: Understanding the Welfare Boogeyman

7/27/2018
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Suzanne Mettler, author of the new book, “The Government-Citizen Disconnect,” will join us to discuss the Trump Administrations plan to rebrand social programs as “welfare.” Heather “Digby” Parton and I will discuss all the major headlines from this week.

Duration:00:38:42

Episode 445: Inhuman Resources; Trump's Bizarre Meeting with Putin

7/20/2018
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David Dayen, will join us to discuss his new piece detailing employee abuses at one of the largest banks in the world. Heather “Digby” Parton and I will discuss all the major headlines from this week.

Duration:00:38:54

Episode 444: Don't Cash That Check in the Mail!

7/13/2018
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Karl Frisch, from Allied Progress, will be here to explain how private equity firms have a new way of monetizing poor people. Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to breakdown all the headlines from the week.

Duration:00:44:31

Episode 443: "best of" The Makeover Behind the Alt-Right

7/6/2018
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And Harvard Professor, Khalil Gibran Muhammed, will join us to discuss how the Alt-Right is using social science to make racism seem respectable. And Heather “Digby” Parton from Salon will be here to run down all the big news stories of the week

Duration:00:38:54